But the Armenian playmaker is adamant that he and fellow creator Ozil can work in tandem at the Emirates Stadium.
"It's necessary to do the best for the team, but in this case, when Arsenal are playing offensive football, I'm trying to give everything I can give to the team." .
Mesut Ozil is a "tremendous" player who is "easy prey" for critics when Arsenal are not performing, according to Tony Cottee. Everything is possible, why not have two No 10s on a pitch?'
But in Arsene Wenger, Mkhitaryan appears to have found a manager whose footballing philosophy matches his own.
The Armenia worldwide is still finding his feet in new surroundings, but believes that Arsenal will benefit from playing with "two No. 10s" once he is fully up to speed.
Mkhitaryan is determined to prove his worth with Arsenal, having endured a frustrating spell at Old Trafford which saw him regularly slip down the pecking order under Jose Mourinho.Читайте также: Missouri Governor Arrested, Indicted On Felony Charge
He added: 'In the past year I played in Dortmund with Klopp, Dortmund was playing very good football and I think it seems to be a bit similar comparing Arsenal to Dortmund. I get pleasure playing offensive football and being part of Arsenal.
"You know, even if we [Arsenal] play very good, there's always room for improvement - even if we were playing offensive football, we can still improve".
Arsenal host Ostersund in the second leg of their Europa League last 32 clash on Thursday night with the tie all but over following the 3-0 win in Sweden last week.
He told ESPN FC: 'Of course it (Europa League) is very important, but I wouldn't say we stop ourselves from saying we are going to compete in the top four.
When asked whether Ozil was now the Gunners' key player, Cottee told Premier League Daily: "I think he is".При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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